Video instructions and help with filling out and completing What Form 843 Delays

Instructions and Help about What Form 843 Delays

Hello I'm Frank Hartman with the Hartman law firm and I'm a practicing lawyer in Charleston South Carolina specializing in auto accidents and personal injury today we are going to answer the question is there any reason for you to delay the settlement of your property damage claim no in fact under the law you have a duty to mitigate your damages you need to get your car moved from the storage facility because once it gets towed and get taken to the tow yard and then it typically starts running a tab of about twenty or thirty dollars a day the insurance company needs to be contacted immediately and they need to go and take it from the tard to a storage facility so that will not continue accruing storage fees lastly the liability carrier once it has accepted liability only has an obligation to provide with the rental car for a reasonable period of time and typically a reasonable period of time is going to be the period of time in which it takes for them to talk to their driver find out whether there was you know what the liability issues were and essentially how the wreck occurred more importantly make a determination about whether your car is going to be a total loss or not once they make a decision about whether they're going to repair your car or whether it's a total loss their obligation provide you with the rental car ends at that point it's actually in your best interest to resolve your property damage claim as quickly as you possibly can I'm Frank Hartman with the Hartman law firm and today we answered the question should you wait to resolve your property damage claim if you have questions regarding your property damage or your auto accident feel free to give me a call at 843 376 hundred or look me up at the Hartman law firm calm thanks for watching